However, the older the woman is, the less likely she is to get pregnant. If at age 20 women have has a 1-in-4 chance of conceiving per menstrual cycle and at 35 these chances are 1 in 8, this likelihood decreases to 1 in 12 as of age 40.
What causes this decrease in fertility? The number of eggs a woman produces goes down, and sometimes a women have menstrual cycles that produce no eggs due to the aging of the ovaries. In addition, the probability of a fertilized egg attaching to the uterus and developing is lower.
We will also schedule subsequent visits and continuous follow-up to ensure that everything goes properly—not only during your treatment, but also during and after delivery.
This all happens in a hospital setting, where you will feel secure knowing that you are surrounded by expert doctors from all medical specialties and in an institution that offers all safety guarantees.